trans-canada highway

Highway 1 has reopened following a vehicle incident early Tuesday morning, Nov. 10, 2020 about three kilomtres east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)

Update: Trans-Canada Highway open after vehicle incident east of Salmon Arm

AIM Roads report Highway 1 clear in both directions

Highway 1 has reopened following a vehicle incident early Tuesday morning, Nov. 10, 2020 about three kilomtres east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)
Photo courtesy of DriveBC twitter.

Vehicle incident on Highway 1 west of Field

According to DriveBC, crews are en route to a scene just west of Field along Hwy 1

Photo courtesy of DriveBC twitter.
Blotter bug

Updated: Highway 1 reopens near Revelstoke after morning crash

DriveBC says to watch for traffic congestion

Blotter bug
In response to complaints from residents and city hall, a sign was erected recently at the east end of Salmon Arm, asking truckers to avoid the use of engine brakes, particularly as they head down the hill into town. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)

Salmon Arm gets hopeful sign in quest to reduce trucks’ engine brake noise

Mayor asks RCMP to patrol hill on Trans-Canada Highway between 30th St NE and McGuire Lake

In response to complaints from residents and city hall, a sign was erected recently at the east end of Salmon Arm, asking truckers to avoid the use of engine brakes, particularly as they head down the hill into town. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)
The view from Donald Bridge, looking east on Highway 1, about 28 km north of Golden at 11:50 a.m. Oct. 18. (DriveBC)

UPDATE: Expect delays on highway east of Revelstoke

A vehicle incident occurred near the Quartz Creek bridge

The view from Donald Bridge, looking east on Highway 1, about 28 km north of Golden at 11:50 a.m. Oct. 18. (DriveBC)
Gabriel Nava, operations manager for AIM Roads, stands in front of a tow plow in the company’s yard in Sicamous on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019. (File photo)
Gabriel Nava, operations manager for AIM Roads, stands in front of a tow plow in the company’s yard in Sicamous on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019. (File photo)
DriveBC webcams show winter driving conditions, with slush and snow on the highway. (DriveBC photo)

Vehicle incident causing delays on Highway 1

Single lane alternating traffic is causing delays just west of the provincial border

DriveBC webcams show winter driving conditions, with slush and snow on the highway. (DriveBC photo)
Unlicensed driver blocks Highway 1 in Shuswap with uninsured RV

Unlicensed driver blocks Highway 1 in Shuswap with uninsured RV

Chase RCMP issue ticket regarding September incident

Unlicensed driver blocks Highway 1 in Shuswap with uninsured RV
Preloading work for the new Salmon River Bridge is complete and with the tender now issued, the B.C. government expects construction will begin in the fall. (File photo)

Salmon River Bridge construction to begin fall 2020

Delta company awarded $30 million contract for phase of Salmon Arm West project

Preloading work for the new Salmon River Bridge is complete and with the tender now issued, the B.C. government expects construction will begin in the fall. (File photo)
UPDATE: Highway 1 now open west of Revelstoke after fatal vehicle incident

UPDATE: Highway 1 now open west of Revelstoke after fatal vehicle incident

The highway was closed for around six hours

UPDATE: Highway 1 now open west of Revelstoke after fatal vehicle incident
A collision on the Trans-Canada Highway in Tappen slowed traffic on Friday, July 31. (Google Maps Image)

Reports suggest Tappen collision involved motorcycle

Witnesses on scene saw two motorcyclists being treated by paramedics.

A collision on the Trans-Canada Highway in Tappen slowed traffic on Friday, July 31. (Google Maps Image)
RCMP are searching for these people.

Revelstoke RCMP search for 3 suspects involved in semi-truck crash, evading police

The incident occurred on Thursday about 8:20 p.m. on the Trans-Canada Highway

RCMP are searching for these people.
A still from Golden resident Chad Willox’s dashcam footage shows a westbound semi and trailer colliding with a pickup truck before his own vehicle hit the trailer during a six-vehicle collision on Highway 1 west of Sicamous on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (Chad Willox-Facebook image)

‘Blessed to be alive’: Dashcam video captures Highway 1 collision with semi east of Salmon Arm

Golden resident shares harrowing footage from July 15 incident

A still from Golden resident Chad Willox’s dashcam footage shows a westbound semi and trailer colliding with a pickup truck before his own vehicle hit the trailer during a six-vehicle collision on Highway 1 west of Sicamous on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (Chad Willox-Facebook image)
A still from Golden resident Chad Willox’s dashcam footage shows a westbound semi and trailer colliding with a pickup truck before his own vehicle hit the trailer during a six-vehicle collision on Highway 1 west of Sicamous on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (Chad Willox-Facebook image)

“Blessed to be alive”: Dashcam video captures Highway 1 collision with semi east of Salmon Arm

Golden resident shares harrowing footage from July 15 incident

A still from Golden resident Chad Willox’s dashcam footage shows a westbound semi and trailer colliding with a pickup truck before his own vehicle hit the trailer during a six-vehicle collision on Highway 1 west of Sicamous on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (Chad Willox-Facebook image)
Highway 1 east of Salmon Arm was temporarily closed Monday, July 13, as police responded to a report of a man pointing what was believed to have been a rifle at a passing vehicle. (File photo)

Hitchhiker with metal pipe prompts RCMP to close Highway 1 near Salmon Arm

Police respond to report of man who pointed what was believed to be a rifle at passing driver

Highway 1 east of Salmon Arm was temporarily closed Monday, July 13, as police responded to a report of a man pointing what was believed to have been a rifle at a passing vehicle. (File photo)
Highway 1 east of Salmon Arm was temporarily closed Monday, July 13, as police responded to a report of a man pointing what was believed to have been a rifle at a passing vehicle. (File photo)

Hitchhiker with metal pipe prompts RCMP to close of Highway 1 near Salmon Arm

Police respond to report of man who pointed what was believed to be a rifle at passing driver

Highway 1 east of Salmon Arm was temporarily closed Monday, July 13, as police responded to a report of a man pointing what was believed to have been a rifle at a passing vehicle. (File photo)
Crews work on the Trans-Canada Highway near the downtown Tim Hortons and at the corner of the highway and Sixth Avenue NE on Monday morning, May 25. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)

Single-lane traffic on Highway 1 in Salmon Arm due to aging watermain

City says goodbye to cast-iron main while moving it off highway, into park

Crews work on the Trans-Canada Highway near the downtown Tim Hortons and at the corner of the highway and Sixth Avenue NE on Monday morning, May 25. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)
Will Vader, seen on the left wearing the green shirt, pulled the woman and her baby from the car minutes before it burst into flames. Facebook photo.

VIDEO: Good Samaritans save woman, baby from burning Jeep on B.C. highway

Jeep burst into flames minutes after roll-over crash caused by road rage

Will Vader, seen on the left wearing the green shirt, pulled the woman and her baby from the car minutes before it burst into flames. Facebook photo.
MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap

MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap

Former Transportation Minister Todd Stone critical of $61.1 million increase

  • May 11, 2020
MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap
MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap

MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap

Former Transportation Minister Todd Stone critical of $61.1 million increase

  • May 11, 2020
MLA irked by budget hike for Highway 1 expansion in Shuswap